What is affiliate marketing?
Affiliate marketing is a marketing arrangement, between a business and an individual(s), by which the business pays a commission to the owner(s) of the external website for traffic or sales generated from their referrals, which include affiliate links. Affiliate refers to a person participating in this form of marketing, who shares such links.
What is an affiliate link?
An affiliate link is a custom URL that contains the affiliate’s ID or username. In affiliate programs, advertisers use affiliate links to record the traffic that is sent to the advertiser’s website. This action is all part of an affiliate program. If a purchase has been made through the affiliate link, then the affiliate stands to earn a commission for it.
Notice of affiliate participation.
Words from a mother is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.